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Over the past week, my landlord has showed up at our door three separate times demanding immediate entry to the apartment. Each time my wife was home alone, and unable to come to the door for reasons like being in the shower, and other similarly compromising situations. Our contract specifies that the landlord may enter [...]
I live in Arizona and have been renting a mobile home from what I thought were caring people. My landlords own a small trailer park and some off property rentals. I happen to live in one of their off property trailers that I moved into because it had central air instead of window unit air conditioning and [...]
My landlord chose not to renew my lease but didn’t give me in any kind of notice. While I was at work she had the locks changed and packed up my stuff. Isn’t this considered a self help eviction and what can I do?
Los Angeles, CA. My apartment manager is trying to charge me for a pipe he bought to fix my plumbing. I thought it odd to be charged for something like that, even if it is only $10. Doesn’t the apartment owner usually take care of the costs to maintain basic repairs like plumbing leaks?
Learn how to get rid of bed bugs so you can sleep better tonight. Â Bed bug infestations are on the rise in apts and can cause extreme stress for tenants. Â This video will teach you what your rights are as a tenant and how you can reduce the number bedbug bites. Living with bed [...]
My husband and I rented a room in an older couples home last October (2013). He was 67 and still working 30+ hours a week and she is 60 and hasn ‘t worked in several years do to health issues stemming from fybromyalgia and a few other things. Being a former nurse [...]
I’m having a problem with my landlord and not sure if I should use the report landlord option or if I should use the file complaint option. What is the difference between the two? Is one better than the other? From what I can tell if I report my landlord it will just report the [...]
i have a year lease that ends 8.25.13. my landlord has informed me the house is going to be put up for sale to avoid foreclosure. can you sell a leased property and force tenant move out? (will be sold as single family home withOUT renters) landlord said there is no breach yet (might take [...]
I rent a 2 bedroom duplex. In first week of January it became vacant. I placed an ad on craigslist â€śROOM FOR RENT – – $500 PLUS DEPOSITâ€ť. (see attached craigslist posting). I ended up renting the front vacant room to a guy named JOHN DOE on 1/15. He paid me $500 cash for first [...]
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